What are the differences between SugarSync and Tencent Weiyun?

Let us understand the concepts of SugarSync and Tencent Weiyun before learning the differences between them.


It is one of the longest-running cloud back-up services around started in year 2004. It is a convenient way to back up, sync, and access files from anywhere, anytime. It is one of the simplest file syncing services we have ever seen.

It can sync and securely access our files from the cloud in seconds. It can also save, view, and edit our documents across multiple devices and can manage and share our files the way we want.


The features of SugarSync are as follows −

  • In SugarSync we can safely access and share our files and folders from anywhere.

  • Multi-Folder Syncing

  • Online Backup

  • Sync Any Device

  • File Sharing with Anyone

  • Security & Protection

  • Easy Restoration

  • Mobile Apps


The advantages of SugarSync are as follows −

  • Speed

  • Automatic backup

  • Reliability

  • Sync files

  • Share files and folders

  • Stability


The disadvantages of SugarSync are as follows −

  • Non-existent customer support

  • Duplicate folder

  • After 30 days free version, no longer exists

  • Price is too high

  • Resources decreases

Tencent Weiyun

Weiyun is the cloud storage service from Tencent which is providing a massive 10 TB of free cloud storage for its new customers. It was owned by Tencent Holdings Limited in 2012. It was mostly used by China. It can be available in Chinese and English language.

Tencent Cloud is one of the secure, reliable and high-performance cloud compute services provided by Tencent. It is the largest Internet company in China, and Asia. It is providing services to so many people through its products like QQ and WeChat.


The features of Tencent Weiyun are as follows −

  • Easy to Deploy

  • Low Cost

  • High reliability

  • We create a unique QR code for any file or folder that we want to share

  • Weiyun automatically updates any files that you modify

  • The pictures can easily be viewable across the browser, mobile, and desktop clients


The advantages of Tencent Weiyun are as follows −

  • Superior network availability

  • Optimal customer support

  • Keen regulatory insight

  • An expansive ecosystem

  • Innovative cloud security


The major differences between Tencent Weiyun and SugarSync are as follows −

Tencent WeiyunSugarSync
It was owned by Tencent Holding Limited in 2012.It was launched by J2Global in the year 2009.
It offers 10GB of free storage.It does not offer free storage space.
The maximum storage capacity of Tencent is 2 TB.The maximum storage capacity of SugarSync is 60 GB.
The maximum file size of Tencent is 1GB.SugarSync file size unlimited.
Tencent provides cloud storage service and file hosting service.SugarSync offers file synchronization, cloud storage service and a file hosting service.
Tencent files are encrypted.SugarSync files stored are encrypted.
There is no band-width limit.SugarSync has a band-width limit of 10 GB for free and 250 GB for paid.
Tencent Weiyun is used in China.SugarSync is used all over the world.
Tencent is still in use.SugarSync is still in use.